Lori L. Cherup, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care

Dr. Cherup's Blog


Liposuction is more successful if the patient is at a healthy weight. Now we have Coolsculpting!

  We talk to many patients considering liposuction in the stomach/abdomen because it is very hard for them to lose weight. One thing to keep in mind is that a patient needs to be in good physical condition in order for liposuction to be successful. Not all fat is amenable to liposuction. Not all fat… Continue Reading →


Botox and Filler Patients – Buyer Beware

Susan Mowry, R.N. and Dr. Lori L. Cherup have seen many Botox and filler complications recently in patients treated by poorly-trained cosmeticians, NOT board-certified medical professionals like us. Buyer Beware! Patients are often lured in by discounted prices on Botox and filler.  YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR! At Radiance Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin… Continue Reading →


Swelling after Tummy Tuck Surgery

Lower abdominal swelling after tummy tuck/abdominoplasty surgery occurs in every patient – the degree to which it is observable or becomes a problem varies greatly. Everyone complains about lower abdominal swelling!! A basic principal is  the fatter or thicker your tummy skin prior to the surgery, the higher the likelihood you will have prolonged abdominal… Continue Reading →


Aesthetic Surgery Costs

Most patients looked surprised when they see the price tag for aesthetic surgery.They want to know why aesthetic surgery costs a lot. In fact, it doesn’t. The truth is – aesthetic, or cosmetic surgery costs the same as reconstructive surgery – the patient just doesn’t know the costs because reconstructive surgery is often covered by… Continue Reading →


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Dr. Cherup is the medical director for Invisible Ink
Laser Tattoo Removal

Unlike older lasers which deliver heat to the pigment and surrounding tissue, the newly FDA approved PicoSure laser uses PressureWave Technology to shatter the ink into tiny particles that are easily eliminated by the body. The result is clearer skin after fewer treatments without injuring the surrounding skin. It also allows for the removal of stubborn blue and green inks as well as previously-treated, difficult tattoos.

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Testimonial 1"I have had both tummy tuck and a back lift surgeries at Radiance. The outomces far surpassed even the most imaginative dreams. I couldn't be more thrilled!...

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Testimonial 1"I love the staff and Dr. Cherup. I would never go anywhere else. The only issue that I had was I wrote the check for my upcoming procedure and asked if it was possible...

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